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Author Pantoja, Segundo.

Title Religion and education among Latinos in New York City / by Segundo Pantoja
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 178 pages) : illustrations
Series Religion in the Americas series, 1542-1279 ; v. 3
Religion in the Americas series ; v. 3. 1542-1279
Contents List of Tables and Diagram; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One. Identifying the Issues; Chapter Two. What Others Have Found so Far; Chapter Three. How This Study Was Done; Chapter Four. Parental Involvement; Chapter Five. Family, School and Church; Chapter Six. Language, Religion and Ethnicity; Chapter Seven. Conclusions; Appendix; Interview Questions; Bibliography; Index
Summary Education is Latinos' number one concern. This volume offers an analysis of why many are underachieving, while pointing to the role of religion in helping Latinos improve their academic outlook. Parents, researchers and practitioners will benefit from understanding the importance of religion in the educational experience of Hispanics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-175) and index
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Subject Church and education -- New York (State) -- New York.
Hispanic Americans -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York.
Hispanic Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005046968
ISBN 1429453575 (electronic bk.)
1433705532 (electronic bk.)
9781429453578 (electronic bk.)
9781433705533 (electronic bk.)